Dr. Skye Adams PhD | IALP : International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics Dr. Skye Adams PhD – IALP : International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics

The non-profit worldwide organization of professionals and scientists in communication, voice, speech language pathology, audiology and swallowing

Dr. Skye Adams PhD

Dr. Skye Adams PhD

South Africa

 

Areas of Specialty:

  • Children with neurogenic communication disorders (ASD, CP and TBI)
  • Pediatric Dysphagia and oral motor disorders
  • Autism and feeding difficulties (prevalence and intervention)
  • Language development (including development of complex language structures)
  • Developing contextually relevant and appropriate intervention for the developing world
  • Clinical training of SLP students
  • Transformation of teaching and learning within the higher education sphere

Population of Focus:

  • Children and adolescence from diverse backgrounds with multiple disability.
  • Children and their families focusing on family centered care

Age Range:

Infancy – adolescence

Weblink: https://www.wits.ac.za/staff/academic-a-z-listing/a/skyeadamswitsacza/

Motto:

‘Without language, one cannot talk to people and understand them; one cannot share their hopes and aspirations, grasp their history, appreciate their poetry, or savour their songs’

                                          – Nelson Mandela